Press Releases

Press Invitation: Announcement of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Mar 24, 2015 07:16 GMT Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Welcome to cover the announcement of the 2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Time: March 31 at 12:40 pm Venue: National Library of Sweden, Humlegårdsgatan 26, Humlegården Stockholm

Mar 17, 2015 12:24 GMT Keltic Clothing Blair McDowell announces a 15-stop book tour for her novel, Romantic Road, starting March 16th and ending April 15th.

Jan 19, 2015 19:48 GMT Local Legend In March 2012, Elisa Frank hit the national headlines for the most dreadful reasons when she witnessed her sister and best friend murdered by her ex-boyfriend. Now she has turned the tragedy into triumph with her book THE BORDERLINE DIARIES, a brilliantly written description of surviving the most serious mental health issues.

2015 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Announcement on March 31

Jan 15, 2015 10:20 GMT Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Jury Chair Boel Westin will announce the 2015 laureate of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award on March 31 at 1 p.m. The jury is awarding the world’s largest prize for children’s literature for the thirteenth time. This year 197 candidates were nominated for the award, from 61 countries.

Dec 11, 2014 14:15 GMT Axiell United Kingdom In September, the CNC and its partners accepted the Axiell ALM offer, which is based on the Adlib system for the documentation and management of all of their cinematographic heritage collections, including legal deposits. The contract is Axiell ALM's fourth in the film heritage sector.

Nov 10, 2014 11:56 GMT Karen Platt Are you hoping to publish a book? Do you have a book inside you that is longing to get out? Have you been rejected by a traditional publisher but still want to see your work in print? Karen Platt has launched a new guide to self-publishing to help all budding authors.

Made with Love, Chick Lit Sensation on Wattpad.com gets published

Oct 28, 2014 12:26 GMT AppToPress After 3.5 million reads, beActive releases Made with Love as a novel

Record fans attend gig in Number One Riverside

Oct 17, 2014 12:27 BST Rochdale Borough Council Music lovers from far and wide visited Number One Riverside last weekend for an intimate gig and signing with indie hit, Josh Record.

Oct 15, 2014 21:04 BST Bombadil Publishing New jobs created in the Highlands when youth publisher Bombadil Publishing relocates to Dornie in the Scottish Highlands. Michael Russell MSP for Argyll & Bute: “I am glad to see a young people’s publisher with an interesting new business model moving into Scotland and I am sure that the Highlands will benefit greatly from such new creative jobs”.

Oct 14, 2014 16:38 BST Transatlantic Poetry on Air Poetry lovers have a new way to hear their favourite writers read their work live -- wherever they are in the world. The Poetry Society, the UK's 4,000-member poetry organisation, is using Google technology for a special kind of poetry reading that could only happen in the twenty-first century.